McLACHLAN, William Arthur
(Service number 25567)

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Date 30 September 1884 Place of Birth Oamaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 4 Wellington Street, Hawera
Occupation Motor salesman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs A. L. McLACHLAN (mother), 12 Edward Street, Timaru
Religion Presbyterian
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Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

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Date 16 August 1942 Age
Place of Death Auckland
Memorial or Cemetery Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William Arthur McLachlan was the son of Archibald Lamont and Mary Elizabeth (née Boyles) McLachlan.


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